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An image of Onoe Matsusuke I by Ippitsusai BUNCHÔ

Ippitsusai BUNCHÔ

(Japan 1725 – 1796)

Title
Onoe Matsusuke I
Other titles:
(fan - onnagata)
Alternative title:
Ehon butai ôgi: Shodai Onoe Matsusuke
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
1770
Media category
Print
Materials used
colour woodcut
Dimensions

23.5 x 14.2 cm

Signature & date
Signed c.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "[artist's seal]". Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of Kenneth Myer 1993
Accession number
325.1995
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

AJIOKA Chiaki (Curator), Heroes and villains: from Japan's floating world, Sydney, May 2001, 7. cat.no. 3.2

Tony Schirato and Jen Webb, Reading the visual, New South Wales, 2004, 44 (illus.). fig. 2.3

HATTORI Yukio, Edo no shibai-e o yomu, Tokyo, 25 Nov 1993, 115 (illus.). illus.no. 72

Exhibition history (2)

Beauty and Desire in Edo period Japan, National Gallery of Australia, Parkes, 06 Jun 1998–09 Aug 1998

Heroes and Villains, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 May 2001–19 Aug 2001